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'Henry Kelly's 'Chef of the Week'

Every week, Henry is joined by a new 'Chef of the Week'. You can hear all their culinary tips and must try recipes at 11.50am Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can listen again here on the BBC Berkshire website...

In the run up to the Beijing Olympics BBC Radio Berkshire is celebrating all things Chinese. So, what could be more fitting than to have Tommy Man, Chef-proprietor of the Jasmine restaurant in Windsor share his cooking expertise.

Tommy Mann

Tommy Mann in the studio

Tommy Man is Henry Kelly's Chef of the week from Monday 14 July until Friday 18 July 2008.

British born Tommy is of Chinese heritage and a French Chef by trade.
After graduating in Hotel Management he decided to turn his talents to cooking.

His formal gastronomic training took place in London and Hong Kong. For three years he worked at the Le bistroquet in Camden.

A chef chopping up vegetables

While in Hong Kong he homed his skills in Mandarin - Oriental cooking, under the watchful eye of Michelin star chefs in an array of fine dining restaurants.

This was followed by more formal training in England. His father was the original Mr Jasmine in the late sixties and seventies, so he grew up with a great knowledge of the Chinese restaurant industry. Tommy has been running the family business for the last fifteen years.

If you missed any of the recipes or cooking tips you can listen to them again here:

For more information on Tommy's restaurant visit the website below:

Click here and listen to Nana Akuffo's recipes.

last updated: 18/07/2008 at 12:29
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